University of Pennsylvania Health System

Patient Resources

  • myPennMedicine


    • Access personal medical information online 24/7.
    • View your list of medications and health summaries.
    • Request prescription refills, physician referrals, and pre-certifications.

    Learn more about myPennMedicine

  • myPennMedicine

    Health Information

    • View an encyclopedia that contains over 3,900 articles.
    • Learn more about medications, and check prescriptions and over-the-counter drugs for interactions.
    • View an extensive library of medical animations.

    Explore the health information library

  • Penn Global Medicine

    Penn Global Medicine

    • Schedule an appointment or refer a patient from abroad.
    • Transfer your medical record and other administrative support.
    • Obtain assistance with travel, accommodations, Philadelphia visitor information, and concierge services.

    Learn more about referring patients from abroad

  • Accepted Insurance Plans

    Accepted Insurance Plans

    • Penn primary care doctors, specialists and hospitals accept most health plans.
    • Many health plans have agreements with specific Penn Medicine entities or physicians.
    • Plans continue to be added, and plan acceptance may vary by practice.

    Learn more about accepted insurance plans

  • Understanding Your Bill

    Understanding Patient Billing

    • Gain a better understanding of the different parts of your bill.
    • Ask questions about your physician or hospital bill.

    Learn more about patient billing at Penn Medicine

  • Advance Directives

    Advance Directives

    • Written instructions regarding a patient's medical care preferences.
    • Ensure that a patient's wishes are carried out even when they are unable to communicate clearly.

    Download Advance Directives Form